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Ole Miss pulls surprise in Egg Bowl win over Mississippi State, 31-17
Ole Miss pulls surprise in Egg Bowl win over Mississippi State, 31-17

— The unlikely duo of Jaylen Walton and Jordan Wilkins led Mississippi to a resounding Egg Bowl upset. Walton had a 91-yard touchdown run and Wilkins, a running back, threw a 31-yard touchdown pass to lead No. 19 Ole Miss over No. 4 Mississippi State, 31-17, on Saturday. Bo Wallace threw for 296 yards despite completing just 13 of 30 passes. Ole Miss (9-3, 5-3 Southeastern Conference) led 7-3 at halftime before its offense got going in the second half. It's the 10th time in 11 seasons the home team has won the Egg Bowl. Wilkins' touchdown pass to Cody Core — with 9:14 remaining in the game — came on the second throw of his career after a pitch from...

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